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Robert Francis PITMAN

Regimental number6083
Place of birthHamilton Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressMill Road, Hamilton, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Pitman, Mill Road, Hamilton, Victoria
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 August 1968

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